Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 3

KJV Translation Count — 54x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: would (42), will (4), willing (4), consent (3), rest content (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be willing, consent
a. (Qal)
1. to be willing
2. to consent, yield to, accept
3. to desire

Strong's Definitions

'abah, aw-baw'; a primitive root; to breathe after, i.e. (figuratively) to be acquiescent: — consent, rest content will, be willing.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the servant said unto him, Peradventure the woman H14 not be H14ing to follow me unto this land: must I needs bring thy son again unto the land from whence thou camest?


And if the woman H14 not be H14ing to follow thee, then thou shalt be clear from this my oath: only bring not my son thither again.


But the LORD hardened Pharaoh's heart, and he H14 not let them go.


And if ye walk contrary unto me, and H14 not hearken unto me; I H14 bring seven times more plagues upon you according to your sins.


Notwithstanding ye H14 not go up, but rebelled against the commandment of the LORD your God:


But Sihon king of Heshbon H14 not let us pass by him: for the LORD thy God hardened his spirit, and made his heart obstinate, that he might deliver him into thy hand, as appeareth this day.


And I stayed in the mount, according to the first time, forty days and forty nights; and the LORD hearkened unto me at that time also, and the LORD H14 not destroy thee.


Thou shalt not H14 unto him, nor hearken unto him; neither shall thine eye pity him, neither shalt thou spare, neither shalt thou conceal him:


Nevertheless the LORD thy God H14 not hearken unto Balaam; but the LORD thy God turned the curse into a blessing unto thee, because the LORD thy God loved thee.


And if the man like not to take his brother's wife, then let his brother's wife go up to the gate unto the elders, and say, My husband's brother refuseth to raise up unto his brother a name in Israel, he H14 not perform the duty of my husband's brother.


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